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Open Enrollment for Agape Preschool

Start date: Thursday, January 16

End date: Saturday, August 15

Location: Saints Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church


Agape open enrollment starts now! Programs available for 2, 3, 4 AND 5 year olds. Call us at 847-729-5814 for more information and to schedule a tour!

Junior GOYA Blessing Bag Assembly

Date: Sunday, January 26

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Jr. GOYA will be putting together blessing bags for people on the streets of Chicago on Jan 5th from 12:00-1:00PM in the HS Church School Room (111). They will bag them and prepare them to be brought out by the Snr. GOYAN’s later this month.

Coffee Connection: “The Trisagion Hymn: Where Heaven Meets Earth”

Date: Sunday, January 26

Time: Immediately following Holy Communion until 11:40 am

Location: in the Youth Room under the gym


Come join us in Coffee Connection this year to learn all about the common hymns and prayers of the Divine Liturgy. We promise not to make anyone sing, but after learning the meaning behind each hymn and prayer, you may want to sing out loud!

• We sing or say this hymn often; what makes it so special?
• Why these words?
• Why repeat it so often?

Questions? Contact

SSPP Annual Men’s Social

Date: Thursday, January 30

Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location: Monaco Ballroom, The Double Tree by Hilton, 9599 Skokie Blvd., Skokie, IL


Join us for the 2020 annual men’s social.

Proceeds will benefit the Prostate Cancer Foundation and SSPP.

Click here for more info.

Blessing Bag Delivery – Senior GOYAn’s & Parents

Date: Saturday, February 1

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

We will be delivering bags that our Jr. GOYA have assembled to people who are homeless! Please meet at SSPP promptly @6:00 so we can be back by 9:30. Also, please RSVP to to ensure we have enough drivers!

Sunday Soup kitchen

Date: Sunday, February 2

Time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Location: 1004 Greenwood St, Evanston, IL 60201


Cook and serve a meal in Evanston at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church.

Please email Christy at for more information.

North Shore Senior Center – The Savvy Caregiver

Start date: Thursday, February 6

End date: Thursday, March 12

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location: Glenview Village Hall Rugen Community Room at 2500 E. Lake Ave. Glenview, IL


Join us for a six-week educational series for Caregivers of a person with memory loss.
Thursdays February 6 to March 12, 2020

It’s time to get savvy about:
• Managing daily life
• Types and progression of dementias
• Defining your role
• Taking control
• Handling difficult behaviors
• Finding helpful resources

To register, contact Heather Resnick at 847-784-6041 or

Metropolis/Pan-Orthodox Event: FANARI REGISTRATION

Date: Wednesday, February 12

Time: 11:00 am

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Fanari Summer Camp Registration has been moved to February 12th at 11:00 am! Fanari is an awesome week-long summer camp where our kids get the opportunity to unplug, destress, and be authentic with Christ. Click here for more info.

It is a roaring ministry, so please be sure to be waiting at the computer on Feb 12th!

For: out going 5th-11th graders and their parents

Questions? Contact

Saints Peter & Paul Glendi 2020

Date: Sunday, February 23

Time: 4 pm Hors d’oeuvres & Cocktails (open bar) and 5 pm Dinner

Location: Chateau Ritz at 9100 N. Milwaukee Ave • Niles, IL 60714


Come for a family gathering! Enjoy music, dancing, food, children’s costume parade, silent auction & fellowship.

– Adults $65/person & Children (12 & under) $30/person
– Face Painter, Balloon Artist & Magician

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Send your reservation & payment in by February 14th to Kari Pavlatos, 4625 W. Peterson Ave, Chicago, IL 60646

For reservation questions contact Kari Pavlatos at 773.495.2823 or

* Make checks payable to Ss. Peter and Paul Church

You can also register online here

2020 Philoptochos Society Metropolis North Side Lenten Quilt-a-Thon/Blankets for Babies

Date: Saturday, March 28

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Location: SSPP Fellowship Hall


Join us on March 28 from 10:00 am-2:00 pm in SSPP’s fellowship hall for the Metropolis North Side Quilt-a-Thon making Blankets for Babies. EVERYONE IS welcome (kids and adults).

– Lenten lunch will be served.
– No sewing experience is necessary. We have simple tasks and no sew fleece blankets.
– If you are interested in bringing your sewing machine we will have stations set up for you.
– Donations toward material and supplies are welcome. It costs around $15.00 to make each blanket.

Click here for more information.

Contact Tru Bazianos 773-744-7986 or if you have questions.

TLAA Registration is Now Open

Start date: Sunday, May 24

End date: Saturday, May 30

Location: Diakonia Retreat Center in Salem, SC


The Liturgical Arts Academy is a one-week intensive program to teach the skills of Byzantine Chanting, Iconography and Liturgical Textile Arts in an atmosphere of prayer, study, discussion and communion.

John Michael Boyer / Gabriel Cremeens / Samuel Herron / Father Anthony Salzman / Presvytera Krista West

Thanks to these generous grants the student tuition has been reduced by $400.